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Director of Foundations and Government Relations

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The Children's Village | Dobbs Ferry, NY
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The Children's Village


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Published 18 days ago

June 19, 2020

Director of Foundations & Government Relations needed to work in the Development department located in Westchester NY!

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career that enriches the lives of children and families? Do you want a feel-good-about-yourself career with a revolutionary company dedicated to your success? 


If so, then Children's Village might be a great fit for you.


We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, 401(k) plan after one year of employment, three weeks’ vacation, sick days, daycare, low cost housing, and excellent training.

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Position Overview: The Director of Foundation and Government Relations manages all aspects of private and government grants and contracts for The Children’s Village and its affiliates.


The position requires a results-driven and dynamic professional to successfully lead the strategy and manage an ambitious foundation and government grant portfolio in collaboration with organization leadership.


Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Superior analytical and writing skills, with talent at translating complex, detailed information into clear and compelling language
  • At least five years’ experience in proposal writing, corporate and foundation work, and program development.
  • At least three years’ experience managing and preparing government grants.
  • Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines, and an outstanding attention to detail.
  • Superior leadership ability. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to respond productively to direction and feedback, and savvy to work with staff and leadership at all levels 
  • At least one to two years’ experience in managing the work and production of others, including direct reports and cross-departmental contributors 
  • Knowledge of budgeting and basic accounting principles.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, relational databases, and government portals.

 Apply online at: https://childrensvillage.org/employment

Recruiting a Diverse Workforce EOE -consideration without regard to disability or protected veteran status.


Director of Foundations & Government Relations needed to work in the Development department located in Westchester NY!

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career that enriches the lives of children and families? Do you want…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Competitive

Competitive

Location

Dobbs Ferry, NY

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